Previous Version of Holidays
Replaced on: 01.01.2017

Effective as of: 01.01.2017

Policy name: Holidays
Ameamerican University of Armenia

Policy of Publication

Policy Number: ADMI20140002

AUA observes all Armenian national holidays and some American holidays.

The AUA is closed on the following days:

New Year and Armenian Christmas Holiday*

January 1-6                                        

Commemoration Day*

January 7

Army Day*

January 28

Women’s Day*

March 8

Easter Memorial Monday

Dates vary annually

Genocide Memorial Day*

April 24

Labor Day*

May 1

Victory and Peace Day*

May 9

First Republic Day*

May 28

American Independence Day

July 4

RA Constitution Day|*

July 5

Armenian Independence Day*

September 21

Thanksgiving Holiday

Fourth Thursday and Friday in November

Christmas Day

December 25

New Year's Eve*

December 31

 The work day will be one hour shorter on the eve of RA holidays. These days are asterisked above (*).